|MARGUERITE MURPHY MCLAUGHLIN ENGSTROM|
|Marguerite was born on August 21, 1871, in Biddleford, Maine, the daughter of Patrick Deven and Bridget Grimes Murphy. She attended Minnesota State Teachers College and taught school. |
Marguerite married John R. McLaughlin, and they had a son, John. While a widow, she was postmistress at Downs, Washington. Later she married John A. Engstrom and had a daughter, Marguerite.
She came to Phoenix in 1940 and then moved to Prescott. Later she moved to El Paso, where she managed a hotel.
Marguerite was very charitable and generous with those less fortunate; she never talked about it but simply did nice things for people.
She died on October 11, 1969, and was buried at Mountain View Cemetery.
Donor: Mrs. O. Bozarth